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Online Bachelors in Criminal Justice   

This online Criminal Justice degree is housed within the School of Public Affairs, which is ranked 29th by US News and World Reports out of 277 NASPAA accredited schools.​

  • Interesting to note: Only three other educational institutions ranked in the US top 29 have an online undergraduate criminal justice program.

As such, the research and career focus​ed classes are taught by award winning faculty who are experienced practitioners who bring their practical knowledge to you.





And you'll also get real world learning from the popular internship program that connects students with agencies and criminal justice jobs throughout the country. 

Criminal Justice at CU Denver

The University of Colorado Denver's BA degree in Criminal Justice online will help develop your critical thinking and problem solving skills while providing you with the knowledge and practical skill set to have a successful career in the Criminal Justice field.

Upon graduation, you'll have the:

  • Ability to make a difference
  • Opportunity to help people affected by crime and victimization
  • Chance for everyday to be new, unpredictable, and exciting

Criminal Justice Careers

What type of careers in criminal justice interest you? With this CU Denver program, you may choose a specific area within criminal justice to focus on for electives:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Corrections
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Courts and Pre-Law
  • Victim Services
Here's more information on what you can do with a Criminal Justice Degree.

Experiential Learning

Once you become a CU Denver student, you'll have access to the Experiential Learning team, which helps set you up with internships, study abroad, and other creative and professional work experiences.

Here are the types of internships available to Criminal Justice majors.

Online and On Campus

And what truly separates this Bachelor of Criminal Justice program from others is that you have the freedom to mix online and on campus courses, which allows you to graduate with a respected degree while balancing and maintaining your school, work and personal responsibilities.


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